There are 153 books in this catalogue.
The Classic Civil Aircraft Guide
Book Number: 31730
Blitz Editions 1999 4to hardcover 111pp colour illus. very good, spine slanted / very good d/w.
Forever Farnborough: Flying the Limits 1904-1996
Book Number: 43574
Hikoki Publications 1996 4to softcover 174pp colour & b/w illus. very good, very light crease to top corner. From the early pioneering of aircraft to new technology in the missile age, hundreds of photographs tell the story of testing and development at Farnborough, the UK's center for aeronautical research. Topics include WWI-era, immortal aircraft types S.E.5a and F.E.2; groundbreaking experiments in the '20s and '30s; top-secret testing of WWII technology, both RAF and Luftwaffe; developments in the early jet era and the missile age; and the future of this legendary airfield.
FLYING THE ROYAL MAIL. The History of Australia's Airlines
Book Number: 46296
Dreamweaver Books. Sydney. 1986 reprint 4to. hardcover. 224pp. index, b/w illus. Good+, foxing to endpapers& outer page edgesd. / Very good d/w. The story of Australia's airlines together with some New Guinea services.
Jane`s Encyclopedia Of Aviation
Book Number: 47350
London: Studio Editions, 1993, 4to. hardcover. 964pp. + index. Colour & b/w illus. Good+ solid copy, outer page edges browned. / Good+ d/w with a few small tears.
Flight: The Five Ages of Aviation
Book Number: 47467
PRC 1991 Folio hardcover in d/w. 151pp near fine copy in very good d/w. color/bw illustrations painted by the Guild of Aviation Artists. index. Foreword by HRH The Duke of York.
Lancaster at War
Garbett, Mike and Brian Goulding
Book Number: 47515
London Ian Allan 1985 4to. hardcover. 144pp. b/w illus. Very good. / Very good d/w.
Deighton, Len and Arnold Schwartzman
Book Number: 47535
Jonathan Cape Ltd October 12, 1978 Oblong 4to hardcover in d/w. 72pp very good. An inspection of the Airship, its transatlantic flights, many years before airplanes could do the same.
Aces and Aircraft of World War 1
Book Number: 50422
Blandford Press, Dorset, UK, 1981 4to. hardcover. 144pp. index, colour & b/w illus. Very good. / Very good d/w.
Fighter and Bomber: Squadrons at War
Book Number: 55223
Promotional Reprint Company, 1996. 4to. hardcover. 270pp. b/w illus. Very good+. / Very good+ d/w.
War in the Air 1914-45
Book Number: 55226
Cassell, London, 1999. 4to. hardcover. 223pp. index. colour & b/w illus. Very good+, owner's inscriptions on fep. / Very good+ d/w.
Hurricane, The Illustrated History
Birtles, Philip J.
Book Number: 56837
Patrick Stephens, UK 2001 Small 4to. hardcover. 262pp. index, b/w illus. Very good+. / Very good+ d/w.
Scotty Allan : Australia's Flying Scotsman
Allan, G. U. with Elizabeth Shearman
Book Number: 58689
Clarion, Australia, 1992. Large 8vo. hardcover. 191pp. b/w illus. Very good. / Very good d/w.
Our Fantastic Planet
Book Number: 61353
Viking Australian Geographic 1991 Folio hardcover 255pp, colour illus. very good, owner's inscription verso fep. / very good d/w.
Walling and Hill
Book Number: 3390
Cambridge, 1942, first edition red cloth, illustrated with line drawings and math examples. 159 pp. Part 1, revisionary work and exercises within syllabus, part 2, exercises and problems of simple rules of algebra, geometry, logarithms, trigonometry, practical application.
No Longer an Island
Book Number: 24486
Heinemann 15 October, 1984 8vo. hardcover. 478pp. index, very good, owner's name on fep. / good d/w.
Airliners since 1946
Book Number: 24533
London Blandford Press 1967 Small 8vo. hardcover. 173pp. colour illus. very good, / very good d/w.
To Be a Pilot
Book Number: 25086
Airlife Publishing 30 April, 1991 8vo hardcover laminated boards. 148pp very good. Sets out in straightforward terms to explain the training procedures and licensing requirements for all civilian pilots, including Microlight Pilots Private Pilots, Commercial Pilots and Air Transport (Airline) Pilots, with realistic assessments of the costs involved and, for would-be professionals, the current employmwnt prospects. Those considering a career in military flying will find a guide to recruitment procedures for pilots in the Army, Royal Air Force , and Royal Navy, together with information on the Air Training Corps and University Air Squadrons, through which many youngsters begin their Service flying careers.
Book Number: 27152
New York Arco 1977 4to hardcover 128pp colour & b/w illus. very good / very good d/w.
World Aircraft. World War 11-Part 1
Book Number: 27310
Sampson Low, 1978 8vo hardcover 320pp index, colour illus. very good, owner's name stamped on fep. / very good d/w.
World Aircraft World War 11-Part 11
Book Number: 27311
Sampson Low, 1978 8vo hardcover 320pp index, b/w illus. very good, owner's name stamped on fep. / very good d/w.
Hang Gliding Handbook: Fly Like a Bird
Siposs, George C.
Book Number: 27849
McGraw-Hill/TAB Electronics 1975 8vo hardcover 210pp index, b/w illus. very good / very good d/w.
Book Number: 28830
London Faber and Faber 1972 8vo. hardcover. 160pp. index. b/w illus. very good. / very good d/w.
Popeye Lucas. Queenstown
Book Number: 31104
Wellington: A.H. & A.W. Reed, 1969. 8vo. hardcover. 188pp. b/w plates. very good. / good d/w. Signed by author.
Electrical and Wireless Equipment of Aircraft
Wybrow, S. G.
Book Number: 31933
Pitman1940 8vo. hardcover, light blue paper covered boards, black cloth spine. 181pp. b/w illus. very good, some foxing to cover, light foxing throughout.
Combat Ready: The Making of a Fighter Pilot
Book Number: 34174
England Bloomsbury 1991 8vo hardcover 196pp b/w illus. very good, presentation bookplate on fep. / very good d/w.
The Basics Of... Model Gliders
Book Number: 34813
Nexus 1995 Small 4to softcover 60pp, b/w illus. very good.
Dew Line Doctor
Book Number: 35072
London: The Adventures Club, 1962. 8vo. hardcover. 191pp. b/w plates. very good. /very good d/w.
The Greatest Adventure
Book Number: 37413
Headline Book Publishing Ltd 1999 8vo hardcover 308pp colour & b/w illus. very good+ / very good+ d/w. The balloonists' own account of the last great feat of endurance and adventure.
Famous aircraft of all time
Book Number: 38356
Poole Blandford Press 1976 8vo hardcover 189pp index, colour illus. very good / very good d/w.
Amelia Earhart: The Mystery Solved
Long, Elgen M.
Book Number: 39061
New York, NY Simon & Schuster 1999 8vo hardcover 320pp index, b/w illus. very good, revoew copy bookplate on fep / very good d/w.
A Light History of Hot Air
Book Number: 42678
Melbourne University Press 2007 Small 8vo. hardcover. 302pp. index. Fine apart from owner's inscription on fep. / fine d/w.
March, Peter R
Book Number: 44409
Ian Allan April 1980 8vo Hardcover in d/w. 160pp very good. This book takes a concise look at the history of aviation in the United Kingdom through the many types of aircraft that have een preserved in museums, collections and in the hands of private individuals.
Beyond the Blue Horizon
Book Number: 44517
Penguin Putnam trade July 30, 1987 8vo softcover 448pp very good. The romance and excitement of the legendary Imperial Airways Eastbound Empire Service, the world's longest and most adventourous scheduled air route, is relived over fifty years later in this hightly original travel book. Includes Maps of the air routes.
The Source Book of World War Two Aircraft
Emory, John M. G.
Book Number: 47330
Blandford Press 1986 8vo hardcover 269pp index. very good, small pen mark on fep. / very good d/w.
The Air War 1939-1945
Overy, R. J.
Book Number: 47614
Papermac 1987 8vo softcover 263pp index, b/w illus. very good, crease on front cover, pages lightly tanned.
Hawker One of Aviation`s Greatest Names
Book Number: 47939
Auckland New Zealand: David Bateman Ltd. 1990. 8vo hardcover 232pp index, b/w illus. fine/ very good+ d/w.
Up here and down there
Book Number: 48985
Brighton, S. Aust. N. Witcomb 1986 Large 8vo hardcover 339pp, b/w illus. very good / very good d/w.
Alone in the Sky
Book Number: 49951
Technical Books NZ 1979 8vo. hardcover. 190pp. b/w illus. very good. / very good d/w.
God 'elp All of Us. Three Great Flights.
Book Number: 50628
Methuen Australia 1986. 1st edition 8vo. hardcover. 104pp. + b/w plates. very good, owner's name on fep. / very good d/w.
The Splendid Outcast: The African Stories
Book Number: 54012
Hutchinson October 8, 1987 8vo softcover 160pp near fine. Blue cloth with title stamped in red on spine. Tipped on Colour frontis, excellent copy in new condition. Stories from Kenya - Something I remember, The Captain and His Horse, The Splendid Outcast, Brothers are the Same, Appointment in Khartoum, Your Heart Will Tell You, The Transformation, The Quitter. 139pp
Billy Hart - Australia's First Licensed Pilot
Phillip Hart-Johnson JP
Book Number: 56516
self published by author. 8vo. Softcover. 175pp. slight watermark to end pages, otherwise very good. Australia's greatest pioneer Aviator also known as Parramatta's Flying Dentist. Billy Hart whipped the arse of America's Top Gun aviator in the world's first air race - from Sydney to Parramatta. A memorial was erected in Parramatta Park and proved to the world that an airman down under could fly and beat the world's best.
Scotty Allan - Australia's Flying Scotsman
Allan, G. U. with Elizabeth Shearman
Book Number: 56600
Clarion 1992 4to. Hardcover in d/w. 192pp. Very good in same d/w. He flew on the first airmail flights from Sydney to Brisbane with Charles Kingsford-Smith and from Sydney to Melbourne with Pat Hall. Following the collapse of ANA in 1931, Allan acted as co-pilot to both Kingsford Smith and Ulm on various long distance flights. In 1933 he flew with Ulm and P.G. Taylor on the record-breaking flight from England to Australia in Faith in Australia. In October 1934 he joined QANTAS on the DH86 service between Brisbane and Singapore, this time flying DH86 aircraft.